NCCN Guidelines for Patients® | Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma - page 55

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NCCN Guidelines for Patients
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Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma, Version 1.2014
Glossary
Acronyms
Acronyms
3D-CRT
Three-dimensional conformal radiation therapy
CT
Computed tomography
EBRT
External beam radiation therapy
EBUS-FNA
Endobronchial ultrasound–guided fine-needle aspiration
ECG
Electrocardiography
EPP
Extrapleural pneumonectomy
FDG
18F-fluorodeoxyglucose
IMRT
Intensity-modulated radiation therapy
MRI
Magnetic resonance imaging
P/D
Pleurectomy/decortication
PET
Positron emission tomography
PET/CT
Positron emission tomography/computed tomography
SMRP
Soluble mesothelin-related peptide
VATS
Video-assisted thoracoscopic surgery
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